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Charlotte Checkers unveil new uniforms

Charlotte Checkers unveil new uniformsThe Charlotte Checkers have unveiled new home and road uniforms, which are based on the new look earlier presented by their NHL affiliate, the Carolina Hurricanes.
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  • 1 year, 8 months ago
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Checker's season ends with 6-2 loss in game 5

Checker's season ends with 6-2 loss in game 5The Checkers’ season ended earlier than they wanted it to, but it wasn’t for a lack of trying.
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  • 1 year, 10 months ago
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Barons rout Checkers to force Game 5

Barons rout Checkers to force Game 5After a disappointing result in Game 4, the Checkers’ season comes down to Saturday.
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  • 1 year, 10 months ago
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Baron come back to win game 2

Baron come back to win game 2 Charlotte lets early two-goal lead slip away; series now tied 1-1.
  • Checkers
  • 1 year, 10 months ago
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Checkers finish season on high note

Checkers finish season on high noteThe Checkers finished their regular season on a high note, allowing them to begin their postseason with home ice advantage.
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  • 1 year, 4 months ago
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Checkers come back but lose lead, game in Milwaukee

Checkers come back but lose lead, game in MilwaukeeThe Checkers’ quest to clinch home-ice advantage in the first round of the playoffs will have to wait at least one more night.
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  • 1 year, 10 months ago
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Checkers cap wild third period comeback, win 4-3

Checkers cap wild third period comeback, win 4-3Down 3-0 with five minutes remaining, it would have been easy for the playoff-bound Checkers to pack it in and continue their road trip.
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  • 1 year, 10 months ago
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Checkers get late winner against Texas

Checkers get late winner against TexasAs the Checkers continue to gear up for the Calder Cup Playoffs, Thursday’s game against Texas provided a nice preview.
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  • 1 year, 10 months ago
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Rookie makes 44 saves as Checkers win 3-0

Rookie makes 44 saves as Checkers win 3-0The Checkers were looking to get back in the win column after a disappointing loss to the San Antonio Rampage on Friday. They did just that, defeating the Rampage 3-0 on Saturday.
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  • 1 year, 11 months ago
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Checkers win season series with Norfolk

Checkers win season series with NorfolkNot sure what to expect when injuries across the organization caused them to turn to a rookie who began the season as their fourth-string goaltender, the Checkers certainly won’t argue with the results.
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  • 1 year, 11 months ago
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Hurricanes reassign Riley Nash to Charlotte

Hurricanes reassign Riley Nash to CharlotteCenter has six points in 16 games for Carolina
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  • 1 year, 11 months ago
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Checkers open road trip with 3-0 loss to Houston

Checkers open road trip with 3-0 loss to HoustonWith goal scoring hard to come by in recent weeks, overcoming a tough start was always going to be a difficult task.
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  • 1 year, 11 months ago
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Terry solves Texas in overtime

Terry solves Texas in overtimeForward scores third OT goal of season as Checkers defeat Texas for first time
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  • 1 year, 4 months ago
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Stars extend Checkers' slide

Stars extend Checkers' slideHaving spoken of the need to correct costly breakdowns in their game, the Checkers instead suffered from more of the same on Friday.
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  • 1 year, 11 months ago
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Checkers fall short against Norfolk, 3-2

Checkers fall short against Norfolk, 3-2For the second consecutive game, the Checkers did just about everything they could to win with a depleted lineup. For the second consecutive game, they fell just short.
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  • 1 year, 11 months ago
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Shorthanded Checkers fall to Houston, 5-2

Shorthanded Checkers fall to Houston, 5-2For a team that already thought they had an injury crisis, what happened to the Checkers on Sunday was hard to believe.
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  • 1 year, 11 months ago
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Gragnani's overtime goal lifts Charlotte over Norfolk

Gragnani's overtime goal lifts Charlotte over NorfolkAlready one of the AHL’s best setup men, Marc-Andre Gragnani is doing his best to help the Checkers get some much-needed goals.
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  • 1 year, 4 months ago
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Checkers fall to Barons

Checkers fall to BaronsGragnani, Raymond score in 4-2 loss
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  • 1 year, 4 months ago
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Hurricanes recall Checkers' Justin Peters

Hurricanes recall Checkers' Justin PetersGoaltender recalled on an emergency basis; Cam Ward placed on injured reserve
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  • 1 year, 12 months ago
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Peters denies Abbotsford

Peters denies AbbotsfordGoalie makes 41 saves to earn sixth shutout of season in 1-0 win
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  • 1 year, 4 months ago
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Checkers pull away from Abbotsford

Checkers pull away from AbbotsfordThe Checkers haven’t had much trouble breaking down the AHL’s best defensive team this season. Dalpe, Sutter record four points apiece in 501 rout.
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  • 1 year, 4 months ago
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Checkers make history in Milwaukee

Checkers make history in MilwaukeeTeam sets or ties handful of franchise records in 8-2 win
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  • 1 year, 4 months ago
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Checkers top Chicago 4-3 in OT

Checkers top Chicago 4-3 in OTAfter a late power play robbed them of a chance to win in regulation, the Checkers returned the favor in overtime.
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  • 1 year, 4 months ago
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Checkers earn split with rampage

Checkers earn split with rampageJordan, Dalpe, Peters lead Checkers to 2-1 win
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  • 1 year, 4 months ago
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Checkers earn spilt with Rampage

Checkers earn spilt with RampageJordan, Dalpe, Peters lead Checkers to 2-1 win
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  • 1 year, 4 months ago
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Checkers fall to Rampage

Checkers fall to RampageStaal, Dalpe score in front of 13,000 on Pink in the Rink night
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  • 1 year, 4 months ago
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Checkers get late winner in Oklahoma City

Checkers get late winner in Oklahoma CityFor someone who had never scored a regular-season goal in the AHL one week ago, Bobby Raymond has quickly discovered a flair for the dramatic.
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  • 1 year, 4 months ago